We are interested in receiving DNA from individuals with hyperekplexia
and other startle syndromes for mutation analysis of GLRA1. Sporadic as
well as familial cases are of interest since we have found reccessive as
well as dominant cases due to mutations in GLRA1.
Depts. of Psychological Medicine and Medical Genetics,
University of Wales College of Medicine,
Cardiff CF4 4XN, UK.
Tel. 44 1222 743248 Fax. 44 1222 747839
***Attention: at present no IRB approval for obtaining
samples from outside the UK.